EAST LANSING ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT FALL SPORTS INFORMATION SHEET
Congratulations, you are an East Lansing Trojan! Welcome to the proud tradition of East Lansing
athletics. In the next four years, you will learn the values associated with athletic
participation. Teamwork, dedication, desire, hard work, and sportsmanship are just a few of these
Eligibility and Fees
Eligibility All student athletes must be currently enrolled in East Lansing High School and must
meet the following criteria to tryout and/or play an interscholastic sport:
1. Have a current completed physical on file in the athletic office
2. Physicals must be taken on or after April 15, 2017 to be considered current
Students in grades 10 through 12 and all 9th grade students who have attended another high school
MUST review eligibility with the Athletic Director prior to participation.
Pay to Participate fee is *$275 PER SCHOOL YEAR per student. Family Cap $650 Pay to Participate fee
is due prior to first scheduled competition date.
*** Other fees may apply depending on your sport***
All financial assistance waiver requests must be submitted in writing to the
ELHS Athletic Office. Waivers are granted for students who receive free or reduced lunch and those
who demonstrate need. Free and reduced lunch application forms are available on the Food Service
page at www.elps.us or call the Food Service Office (333- 7473).
The East Lansing Public Schools does not carry supplemental insurance for student- athletes.
Uninsured and/or under insured student athletes will be participating at your risk.
June 14, 2017 SPORTS PHYSICALS 6:00-7:30 PM ELHS Aux gym
New Physicals are required each year. Sports Physicals will be offered at East Lansing High School.
Physicals are $25.00.
You must have a physical to participate in any practice or tryout session. Physicals must have been
taken after April 15, 2017 to be valid for the 2017-2018 school year.
June 19, 2017 Football Strength & 8:00 AM-9:45 AM M-TH ELHS Conditioning
5:00 PM-6:30 PM M & W
June 19, 2017 Sports Strength & Conditioning Boys-10:00-11:00 AM M & W ELHS Spartan
Performance Girls 11:00 AM-12:00 M & W ELHS
June 30-July 9, 2017 Summer Dead Period- NO sports activity or coaches contact
FIRST OFFICIAL PRACTICE/ LEVELS TRYOUT SESSIONS
All levels Freshmen, JV and Varsity will report unless indicated
August 7, 2017 Varsity Football 8:00 AM ELHS Two-a-Day Practices
August 7, 2017 JV & Freshman Football 8:00 AM ELHS GYM Equipment issue
Two–a- Days Begin in afternoon at ELHS Practice Field
August 9, 2017 Boys Soccer 9:00 AM E.L. Soccer Complex Boys
Cross Country 8:30 AM ELHS Track
Girls Cross Country 8:30 AM ELHS Track
Boys Tennis 11:00 AM ELHS Tennis Courts
Girls Golf 10:00 AM The Falcon
Girls Swim/Dive 8:00 AM ELHS Pool
Volleyball 5:30 PM ELHS Gym
Cheerleading 8:30 AM ELHS Track
** Practice schedules are subject to change after initial meeting and will practice daily
August 14, 2017 Parent Orientation 6:00 PM Student Union Individual Sport Parent
Meetings to follow
FALL HEAD COACHES CONTACTS
Football -Varsity Bill Feraco email@example.com
Football – JV Mark Foster firstname.lastname@example.org
Football – Freshman Mark Pendred email@example.com
Boys Soccer Nick Archer firstname.lastname@example.org
Girls Cross Country Bob Brown email@example.com Volleyball Heather Stanley firstname.lastname@example.org
Boys Cross Country Pat Murray email@example.com
Girls Swim & Dive Ron Marsh firstname.lastname@example.org
Girls Swim & Dive Brian Post email@example.com
Girls Golf Robert Filter Robert.firstname.lastname@example.org
Cheerleading Mario / Ainsle email@example.com Boys Tennis Karim Jelassi firstname.lastname@example.org
Winter Sports – begin in November 2017 include gymnastics, hockey, boys basketball, girls
basketball, wrestling, boys swimming and diving, cheerleading and bowling.
Spring Sports – begin in March 12, 2018 include Track and Field, Girls Soccer, Boys and Girls
Lacrosse, Baseball, Softball, Girls Tennis, and Boys Golf.
For changes and updates information visit www.eastlansingathletics.com